Example Course Plan

History Course Plan (first 3 semesters)

This is an example course plan based on the 2020–2021 University Catalog; your actual schedule may deviate from this example. Your faculty advisor will work with you to select appropriate courses.

As an IWU student, it is your responsibility to track your progress each semester towards completing graduation requirements using the MyIWU degree evaluation tool.

Year 1

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

May Term

  • Optional
Year 2

Fall Semester

* HIST 290 should be completed by the end of the second year, and is offered either in the fall or spring semester.


Study Abroad

History majors are strongly encouraged to study abroad. For students interested in studying abroad, the recommended semester(s) is: any semester, or entire junior year.

Additional Information